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Where I rant and rave about all things tech


How to Remove Ads in newer versions of uTorrent

One of the new “features” in newer versions of uTorrent is the advertising within the UI.  I wouldn’t exactly call this new as it’s been around for quite some time, but the part about it that not many people seem to know is that it CAN be turned off within the program.  In this post […]

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Get rid of Skype ads in Chat Screen (6.13)

One of the more annoying things about the buy-out of Skype by Microsoft is the classic Windows Live model of bombarding the user with as many ads as possible in the UI.  The most recent offense is a new banner ad that appears at the top of every single chat window in Skype.  This is […]

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Sinofsky is Gone, so here’s a Blast from the Past

I just saw the news about Steven Sinofsky leaving Microsoft, and couldn’t help but notice it cited him not being a team player.  This reminded me of a blog post I made back on September 22, 2008.  Since that post is no longer online, I figured I would re-publish it now for your viewing pleasure.  […]

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Update on Future Articles

I figured that since I haven’t posted in a couple of weeks I would give an update on some things I have in the works that will be posted in the future for your reading pleasure. First and foremost will be the final post in my Building Arcturus series.  In this article I will cover […]

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I’m Back!

Well hello everyone!  Been a while since you’ve all seen this blog online, but now I’m back.  I will be posting an array of things here, from tweaks and tips all the way up to the latest and greatest news I receive on anything.  I hope you all enjoy reading this blog and feel free […]

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